Restaurant Review: Villagio, Chatham

    (Please note:  This is NOT a paid review, just thought readers might find our experience helpful when deciding what restaurant to visit in Dockside, Chatham. I’ve also written about Zippers before.)   For those of you who live in Medway, you’ll know that Dockside Chatham is a game of 2 halves.  On the […]

Review: Eight Restaurant, Rainham, Kent

    I’m not one to complain … honestly I’m not.  I hate doing it, it makes me feel really uncomfortable.  However, there are occasions where I feel it is totally the right thing to do.  This is one of those such occasions.   This post, therefore, is a complaint about a restaurant, but also […]

Review: J D Wetherspoon

      Today’s post is a review of my local J D Wetherspoon pub in Rochester, Kent – The Golden Lion.  I was kindly sent some vouchers, asked to have dinner there and report back.   Now … I want to preface this review by saying that my blog is generally a positive place […]

Competition: Andy Bates Cook Book

  One of my (many) guilty pleasures is watching the Food Network Channel.  Late at night.  Whilst eating white chocolate in bed.   Living the dream people.  Living the dream.   Anyway, there’s a new cook book that’s coming out that I’m way too excited about.  (Yes, I should get out more,)  I’m a real […]

Son’s 7th Birthday Party .. If he Makes It

It will be my son’s seventh birthday tomorrow.  God willing he makes it to the weekend because if he reminds me about his birthday once more, it’s highly unlikely. But I do I love that about him … most days.  His constant enthusiasm, excitement and eagerness about everything, (apart from teeth cleaning and putting his […]